Brandon was born and raised in Norfolk, Virginia. He attended Wake Forest University and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in History. While at Wake Forest he was a member of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity and the Phi Alpha Theta history honors society.
Prior to law school, Brandon worked for the Norfolk law firm of Decker, Cardon, Thomas, Weintraub, & Neskis. He attended the University of Richmond School of Law and graduated with his Juris Doctor. During law school, Brandon worked for the Virginia Department of Social Services and the Henrico County Attorney’s Office.
Brandon enjoys cooking, tennis, and golf. He lives in Richmond with wife Eleanor and his dog Walter.